Hand dyed shibori cottons in indigo, pieced and quilted by hand and by machine. This is quite Japanese in style. The four panels are reminiscent of noren, the fabric signs that hang outside shops in Japan. The continuous scene reminds me of landscape imagery on Asian scrolls or screens. The depiction of weather elements were inspired by portraits of snow ,clouds, rain and fog in Japanese prints.

Precipitation in Blue Quilt Shibori hand dyed cottons pieced and quilted by…

Howard Phipps, Chesil Boatman, Wood engraving

"Chesil Boatman", by Howard Phipps, Wood engraving

linocut print by Melvyn Evans

Oyster Smack and Thames Barges Approaching Whitstable Harbour - linocut - Melvyn Evans

Wilhelmina Barns-Graham, ‘Island Sheds, St Ives No. 1’ 1940

Wilhelmina Barns-Graham ‘Island Sheds, St Ives No. 1940 © The Barns-Graham Charitable Trust

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